Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland; MSc/Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Design

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Silent Valley is a large reservoir in the Mourne Mountains, Newcastle. As this is an area of outstanding natural beauty an information centre has been built to encourage visitors to the site. As the information centre is not able to offer residential accommodation to the many hill walkers and visitors in the area, the students task was to develop an initial brief for a hostel, including accommodation for forty.